2017, the harvest from Ay, Dizy, Hautvillers (66%) Avize and Oiry (34%). Winter and Spring were exceptionally dry; the beginning of Spring was mild but, in April, destructive frosts ravaged the vineyards, especially in the Côte des Blancs. Temperatures then rose and the weather was good until July. The end of the growing season was hot but very wet. The...
Producer: Bouquin Dupont Fils
A wonderful champagne, 100% Chardonnay of Avize from vineyards more than 60 years old. A base of citrus fruit melted with the scent, and taste, of a custard where there are also two drops of lemon juice. Delicious and enjoyable.
Producer: Jurij Fiore & Figlia
The 2020 Chianti Classico Sonocosì is bright, fresh and light in body, all of which make it a good choice for drinking now and over the next decade or so. This north-facing site at 550 meters in altitude yields a lithe, aromatically expressive Classico loaded with character. Vinification and aging in oak keeps the flavors vibrant.
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"Krug is to Champagne as Domaine de la Romanee Conti is to Burgundy and Petrus is to Bordeaux" Tyson Stelzer. Today, Henri, Rémi and Olivier Krug, who supervise every step of production, tasting and blending, represent the 5th and 6th generations.
Krug’s NV Grande Cuvée 168ème Edition is positively brilliant. Chef de Caves Eric Lebel and his team have always put tremendous emphasis on the craft of blending. Never has that discipline been more critical than here, with the 168, which is based on 2012 vintage.
The 169ème Édition of Krug Grande Cuvée was created from the 2013 vintage. To create this Édition, the Chef de Caves sought to accentuate the fullness and wonderful aromatic elegance of the year with wines from different plots and from 10 different vintages. The care devoted to the vineyards and the attention paid by Krug to the unique properties of each...
It is the new baby of the house, the 170th Edition of Krug, created around the harvest of 2014. This 170th Edition is composed of 195 different base wines from 12 different vintages, the oldest being 1998 It was an edition that marks you and made us remember that it really is nature that decides.
Krug Rosé is surprising, as it replaces a good red wine at the table with brio. This Champagne is a delicate blend of wines of the year with wines from selected plots of the House’s vast reserve library, completed with traditionally macerated Pinot Noir to add structure and spice. This bottle spent at least 7 years in Krug's cellars developing its...